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Northeast / Pennsylvania - 3 hours ago

Pitt Health Page — Down Syndrome Resources

For New Pittsburgh Courier DS-Connect DS-Connect is a powerful resource where people with Down syndrome and their families can: •connect with researchers and health care providers; •express interest in participating in certain clinical studies on Down syndrome, including studies of new medications a...

Southwest / Texas - 3 hours ago

Panthers release quarterback Cam Newton

By STEVE REED CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Cam Newton era is over in Carolina, as the Panthers released the 30-year-old quarterback after nine seasons. The move became a mere formality after the Panthers made it clear last week they were moving on from Newton by giving him permission to seek a trade a...

Southeast / Tennessee - 5 hours ago

Beale St. business woes

TSD freelance videographer Terrisa Coreen Mark had no trouble practicing social distancing on Beale Street. The emptiness was stark and a sign that business was far from usual.

Southwest / Texas - 5 hours ago

Volunteers sew masks for health workers facing shortages

By TAMMY WEBBER, DEE-ANN DURBIN and ANNE D’INNOCENZIO In this Sunday, March 22, 2020, photo, provided by Christina Hunter, Briana Danyele sews cloth face masks that say “We Got This!” in her mother’s living room in Greer, S.C., which will be sent to health care workers. Legio...

Northeast / Pennsylvania - 5 hours ago

Will the Coronavirus hit Black folks harder?

Julianne Malveaux By Julianne Malveaux (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Restaurants, museums, libraries, gyms, and bars are closed. So are schools, from K-12 to higher education. Classes will be conducted online or not at all. A local vendor told me her receipts were down by 85 percent, and she hopes no...

Southeast / Tennessee - 5 hours ago

Praise for NNPA Task Force and Resource Center

by Stacy M. Brown The establishment of the National Newspaper Publishers Association’s (NNPA) Coronavirus Task Force and Resource Center is both timely and necessary, and publishers, partners, sponsors, and others should quickly rally around the concept, according to one distinguished NNPA publisher...

Southeast / Georgia - 6 hours ago

NOT REAL NEWS: Debunking yet more false coronavirus content

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked them out. Here are the facts: ___ CLAIM: Nancy Pelosi snuck $25 million worth of pay raises for Cong...